San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association Scholarship
The SDLRLA Scholarship Fund law student scholarships are awarded to full-time law students in their first and second year of law school and part-time students up to their third year of law school. Recipients are not limited to persons of a Latino/Latina background, instead the scholarships are awarded to law students from a variety of backgrounds who have contributed to the betterment of the Latino community. The recipients of the scholarships are law students who have met criteria of community service, financial need, hardship and academic achievement. To apply, please see the application.
Deadline: September 9, 2016
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
The Expert Institute's 3rd Annual Legal Writing Scholarship
The Expert Institute is offering a $2,000 scholarship for the best legal blog post written by a law student on the topic of expert witnesses.To be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a 1,000 to 2,500 word blog-style article on the use of expert witnesses in litigation through the online submission portal. For portal access and more information please see the website.
Deadline: December 31, 2016
Students can also win monetary prizes and a chance to be published through various writing competitions. Check the writing competitions web page for a list of opportunities.
All School of Law programs are approved for veterans' benefits. Eligible students should contact their regional V.A. office.